The Arkansas Tech University Bachelor of Science degree in emergency management has been selected as one of the top 10 online baccalaureate degrees of its kind in the United States of America for 2016 by BestColleges.com.
Criteria for ranking includes rates of admission, enrollment, retention and graduation. Affordability and student experience also factor in the selections.
Arkansas Tech became a pioneer in emergency management education when it introduced its Bachelor of Science degree in emergency management in 1997.
The institution later added a Master of Science degree in emergency management and homeland security and became the first university to earn accreditation from the Foundation on Higher Education in Disaster/Emergency Management and Homeland Security.